Bell & Burnaby Funeral Chapel

4276 Hastings Street, Burnaby, BC


Giuseppe Pagnotta

4 February, 193621 February, 2020

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Giuseppe Pagnotta. He was 84 years old born in Grimaldi, Italy. A beloved husband, father, grandfather, Giuseppe will be remembered by his devoted wife of 58 years Esterina and daughters Claudia (Pino), Maria and Ivana (Anthony), and his grand-children Briana, Rocco, Miranda and Vittorio. He peacefully passed away surrounded by his family. He was predeceased by his father Gaetano, mother Cristina and brothers; Giovanni, Alberto, Eugenio, sister Rosaria and nephew Gaetano. Also suffering the loss is brother Emilio in Italy and nephews Franco (Michelina), Battista (Angela) in Canada and many extended family. He will be dearly missed and will be in our hearts forever, never forgotten. Viewing will be held at Bell & Burnaby Funeral Chapel 4276 Hastings Street, Burnaby B.C. on Thursday February 27th from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be on Friday February 28th at 9:30 am at St. Francis of Assisi Parish 2025 Napier Street, Vancouver, B.C. Entombment to follow at the Abbey Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Kidney Foundation of Canada or the Cottage Hospice 650 N. Penticton Street, Vancouver, B.C. V5K 3L8. The Pagnotta family wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to the Care Staff and St. James Cottage Hospice for supporting the family and caring for Giuseppe for the end of his life in the past months. Rest in peace Giuseppe, God Bless you.


  • Visitation Thursday, 27 February , 2020
  • Mass of Christian Burial Friday, 28 February , 2020
  • Final Resting Place Friday, 28 February , 2020


Giuseppe Pagnotta

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Jamie Amos

1 March 2020

To Esterina, Claudia, Maria & Ivana and family. I am so sorry to hear about Mr Pagnotta passing my Mom & my Dad & I were neighbors 8 doors away I went to Lord Selkirk school with Maria & Ivana.

David Yam

28 February 2020

Dear Claudio and Pino,

Please accept our deepest condolences and may you find solace that your father is now in a better place.

From your friends at Cargill.

Iolanda Bevilacqua

27 February 2020

Pagnotta Family: Sorry to hear of the loss of Giuseppe. My condolences to the whole family. May he rest in peace.

Iva and Joe Danieli

27 February 2020

Ivana, Anthony and family: Our deepest condolences to you all. Keeping you in our thoughts and our prayers during this very difficult time.